Photography Higher

What is special about this course?

Higher Photography forms part of the NC Media course, further information is available on the NC Media page.

Higher Photography offers students the opportunity to develop integrated, hands-on skills in a range of photographic subjects, reflecting the skills set change to an increased focus on technological advances, the prevalence of digital photography and the demands of employers for technologically aware and flexible workforce.  Photography has an increasingly significant core function within the creative industries and also within the commercial and scientific community in Scotland. 

Entry requirements

Mature Students

A selection of work in photography.  Familiarity with ICT is highly recommended. Entry is subject to interview. 

School Leavers

  • Intermediate 2 Art and Design at A or B, or Intermediate 2 English at A or B or National 5 at A or B
  • Familiarity with ICT is highly recommended

How will I study my course?

  • Full Time

How long will my course last?

1 year

How will I be assessed?

Continuous assessment

Where can I study my course?

  • Inverness Campus

Start date


How much will my course cost?

For information on costs of this course please contact the college at which you wish to study.

What can I do on completion of my course?

Depending on a portfolio of work, it is possible to gain entry onto the HND Contemporary Art Practice or HND 1 Visual Communication. 

Is there more information available online?

You can use the above QR code to connect directly to the course details.

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Applications for this subject are now closed for entry in 2017/18.

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